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2637363 - An error occurred while requiring entity in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC)


An error occurred while requiring entity cust_tuitionExpenseDetail,please contact system admin to check configuration of corresponding entity



  • SAP Analytics Cloud 2018.7.1
  • SAP SuccessFactors

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Connect to SAP Analytics Cloud
  2. Create an Import Data Connection to SAP SuccessFactors
  3. From the "Main Menu" select "Create > Model"
  4. Click "Get data from an app"
  5. Click "SAP SuccessFactors"
    • Select Connection to SAP SuccessFactors created above
    • Select "Create a new query"
  6. Click "OK"
  7. Select "Start from a Template Query"
  8. Select "Courses Summary"
  9. Click "Next"
  10. Notice the error


Custom Metadata Framework (MDF) object "cust_tuitionExpenseDetail" is missing from SuccessFactors tenant


Create custom Metadata Framework (MDF) object "cust_tuitionExpenseDetail" per the steps described in SAP Knowledge Base Article 2285199 - How to create a Custom Foundation Object

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